Question about linking...

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by ryuujin2788, May 31, 2007.

May 31, 2007

Question about linking... by ryuujin2788 at 9:47 PM (1,143 Views / 0 Likes) 9 replies

  1. ryuujin2788
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    Sorry for a somewhat noobish question.

    However, is it possible with two Nintendo DSes to link Pokemon Emerald and Sapphire using just the DS? Or do you need some cable?
     
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    NDS doesn't support GBA linking.
     
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    Huh, that's a disappointment.
     
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    Didn't emerald and sapphire have a wireless link or was the fire/leaf?

    @ryuujin2788 if you can get saves to transfer have a look at VBAlink: http://vbalink.wz.cz/ , you can use the PC to trade.
     
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    Oh wow, that looked like I would be able to use two DS's linked through that program to trade. Is that correct? You would be a life and money saver FAST6191 if that were true!
     
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    I have used VBAlink on numerous occasions but never really with pokemon.

    I am bored right now though so I played far enough on sapphire for it to allow me to battle, it worked out good as far as I can tell.
     
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    Excellent man, thank you very, very much! You just saved me some money and frustration. I'm going to go play around with it some more after I eat and I'll get back to you to tell you if trading works and stuff like that.
     
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    Well, I don't really know how to get the save files off the real carts, as I use the real carts for pokemon instead of ROMs... so is there any other way of doing it short of buying two GBAs?
     
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    Well, the problem is that I don't have any GBAs. So I can't connect that to the computer.

    So, thanks for the suggestion, but I think I'll either just have to do without it or buy some GBAs.

    By the way, when is the earliest time that you can connect a Pokemon game to D/P and upload your pokemon for the park?
     

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